Math 1600, Fall 2015 Class
Schedule, Lecture Notes
Note: Schedule is subject to
change, please check frequently
WK 
Class/Date 
Topic 
Book Chapter 
Events 
Notes 
1 
M 8/24 
Introduction  1 
Syllabus  Syllabus, Ch. 1 
W 8/26 
More Introduction, start chapter 1 
1 

R 8/27 
Lab 1: form lab groups,
watch video, reaction paper 
The
Joy of Stats 
Video Reaction, write
about: 1. Something you didn't know before. 2. What is his most important point? 

F 8/28 
Statistical Populations, Describing Data  1, 2 
First WileyPlus Assignment Due at 11 pm
HW1 Assigned 
Read Chapter 2 

2 
M
8/31 
Describing Data  2.1, 2.2 

W 9/2 
Describing Data  2.2 
HW1 Due WileyPlus 2 Assigned 

R 9/3 
Lab 2 
Excel Data 
Excel Tutorials http://www.gcflearnfree.org/excel2013 http://chandoo.org/wp/exceltutorial/ 

F 9/4 
Measures of Center 
2.3 
WileyPlus 2 Due 11:00 pm HW2 Assigned 

3 
M 9/7 
School Holiday:
Labor Day 

W 9/9 
Measures
of Variation 
2.4 
HW2 Due 

R 9/10 
Lab 3 
KidsCount Children in Poverty Median Household Income WileyPlus 3 Assigned 
Chapter 3 

F 9/11 
Simpson's Paradox 
3.1 
HW3 Assigned 

4 
M 9/14 
Scatter Plots and Correlation 
3.3, 3.4 
WileyPlus 3 Due 11:00 pm  
W 9/16 
Correlation and
Probability 
3.4,
4.1 
HW3
Due WileyPlus 4 Assigned 
Chapter 4 

R 9/17 
Lab 4 

F 9/18 
Probability and Discuss Quiz 
4.1 
HW4 Assigned Quiz Review 

5 
M 9/21 
Probability 
4.2 
WileyPlus 4 Due 11:00 pm  
W 9/23 
Probability 
4.2 
HW4 Due  
R 9/24 
Quiz 1 
1, 2 

F 9/25 
Probability 
4.3 
WileyPlus 5 Assigned HW5 Assigned 

6 
M
9/28 
Go over Quiz 

W 9/30 
Conditional Probability  4.4 
HW5 Due  
R 10/1 
Lab 5, Worksheet and KidsCount2 

F
10/2 
Conditional Probability and Independence 
4.4 
WileyPlus 5 Due 11:00 pm  
7 
M 10/5 
Bayes Theorem and Random Sampling from a
Finite Popn 
4.5, 4.6 
Chapter 5 

W 10/7 
Random Variables  5.1,
5.2 

R 10/8 
Lab 6 

F 10/9 
Probability Distributions of a Random Variable  5.2 
Midterm Review HW6 Due 

8 
M 10/12 
Review for Midterm 

W 10/14 
Probability Distributions of a Random Variable  5.2 

R 10/15 
Midterm 
Chapters 14 
WileyPlus 6 Assigned
HW7 Assigned


F 10/16 
Expectation and Standard Deviation of a Probability Distribution  5.3 

9 
M 10/19 
Bernoulli Trials, Binomial Distribution  5.4, 5.5 
WileyPlus 6 Due Tuesday at 11:00 pm 
Chapter 6 
W 10/21 
Probability Model for a Continuous Random Variable  6.1 
HW7 Due  
R 10/22 
Lab 7 

F 10/23 
Normal Distributions  6.2 
HW8 Assigned WileyPluss 7 Assigned 

10 
M 10/26 
Normal Distributions  6.3 

W 10/28 
Normal Distributions  6.4 
HW8 Due  
R 10/29 
The Normal Approximation to the Binomial, Lab 8  6.5 
Chapter 7 

F 10/30 
Sampling Distribution of a Statistic  7.1 
HW9 Assigned WileyPlus 7 Due at 11:00 pm 

11 
M 11/2 
The Central Limit Theorem  7.2 
Chapter 8 

W 11/4 
Point Estimation of a Population Mean  8.1, 8.2 
HW9 Due  
R 11/5 
Point Estimation of a Population Mean, Lab 9 
8.2 
Quiz Review 

F 11/6 
Confidence Intervals for a Population Mean  8.3 
HW10 Assigned  


Confidence Intervals for a Population Mean, Midterm back  8.3 
Midterm1 Part
2 Assigned 

W 11/11 
School Holiday: Veterans' Day  
R 11/12 
Quiz 2, Lab 10 

F 11/13 
Testing Hypotheses About a Population Mean  8.4 
HW10 Due WileyPlus8 Assigned HW11 Assigned 

13 

Go over Quiz 2 

W 11/18 
Testing Hypotheses About a Population Mean  8.4 
Chapter 9 

R 11/19 
Testing Hypotheses About a
Population Mean, Lab 11 
8.4 

F 11/20 
Inferences About a Population Proportion  8.5 
WileyPlus8 Due  
14 

Student's tDistribution Inferences about µ  Small Sample Size 
9.12  HW11 Due WileyPlus9 Assigned 

W 11/25 
Inferences about µ  Small Sample Size  9.2 
Midterm1 rewrite due WileyPlus10 Assigned 

R 11/26 
School Holiday: Thanksgiving  
F 11/27 
School Holiday: Thanksgiving  
15 

Review and Inferences about µ  Small Sample Size  9.2 
WileyPlus
9 and 10 Due Tuesday at 11 pm 

W 12/2 
Inferences about µ  Small Sample Size  9.2 
HW12 Due  Chapter 10 

R 12/3 
Midterm 2 

F 12/4 
Relationship Between Tests and Confidence Interval  9.3 

16 

ChiSquare Distribution  9.4 
HW13
Assigned 

W 12/9 
Chapter 10 
10 

R 12/10 
Review and Chapter 10 
10 
HW13 Due Final Review 

F 12/11 
Reading Day  

Friday 12/18 
FINAL EXAM 